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    'The Giver' Arrives at the Hastings Museum

    In a seemingly perfect community, without war, pain, suffering, differences or choice, a young boy is chosen to learn from ... Read Article »

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    Bus Tours of the Naval Ammunition Depot

    Join us for a World War II tour package that includes bus tours of the NAD, a new 3D film ... Read Article »

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    'D-Day 3D' Storms into the Hastings Museum

    Perfect for family audiences 8 to 88! This fall, WWII buffs are in for a treat. On October 17, Hastings Museum ... Read Article »

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    This delightful British 2D film is a 2014 Academy Award nominee for Best Short Animated Film. Room on the Broom is adapted from a book of the same title and features the voices of Simon Pegg and Gillian Anderson. It first aired in the U.S. on PBS Kids Sprout as a Halloween special last year. Great seasonal fun for the kids! Trailer Here | 25 mins | $4 +tax | Showing daily in October

    HN_RGB_VERTThe Holocaust: A Personal Documentary | Presentation by Oliver B. Pollack | Oct. 25 | 2 p.m. FREE presentation. First come, First Seated. Speaker provided through a grant from Humanities Nebraska. More Herearmy_man

    Family Program | Theme: Camouflage | Sat., Nov. 1 | 2:00-4:00  Plants and animals, including humans, use camouflage to help them survive in their environment. We will investigate how and why things in nature disguise themselves and why humans use different types of camouflage in different settings. More Here

    leaves FallPreschool Playday! Theme: Fall Leaves | Sat., Nov. 8 | 10-10:45 |  Ever wonder why the fall leaves show such a beautiful variety of coloration just before they drop from the trees? More Here

    HN_RGB_VERTNebraska Spirit: The North Platte Canteen | Presentation by Charlotte M. Endorf | Nov. 15 | 2 p.m. FREE presentation. First come, First Seated. Speaker provided through a grant from Humanities Nebraska. More Here

    Family Program | Theme: Pearl Harbor | Sun., Dec. 7 | 2:00-4:00 | This special afternoon will commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor. More Here

    WWIIWWII Poster Project for Kids! Create a poster based on a WWII themed book or oral history and see your work hung on the walls of the Museum. Open to all grades. Posters due Jan. 10, 2015. More Here

    EducationBrochure Brochure Cover ShotHey Teachers! We’ve just published our 2014-2015 Education Guide and they’re on their way to your school. If you’re in a hurry, or prefer to work online, download a a copy: Educator Guide! Also explore the ‘Teachers’ tab above and always feel free to give us a call at 402.461.4629!


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